Submissions from 2008


Physics of the Human Body [book review], Suzanne Amador Kane

Polynomial-time quantum algorithm for the simulation of chemical dynamics, Ivan Kassal, Stephen P. Jordan, Peter John Love, and Masoud Mohseni

Learning to Think about Gravity; Paper I: “Aristotle to Newton”, C. K. Kavanagh, Esther Zirbel, and C. Sneider

Merger History Trees of Dark Matter Haloes in Moving Barrier Models, Jorge Moreno

Detecting topological features of chaotic fluid flow, Nicholas T. Ouellette and Jerry P. Gollub


Dynamic topology in spatiotemporal chaos, Nicholas T. Ouellette and Jerry P. Gollub


Transport of finite-sized particles in chaotic flow, Nicholas T. Ouellette, P. J. J. O'Malley, and Jerry P. Gollub

ToothPix The ATLAS Pixel Detector Test Stand in SR1, Kerstin M. Perez

Stretching fields and mixing near the transition to nonperiodic two-dimensional flow, M. J. Twardos, P. E. Arratia, G. A. Voth, and Jerry P. Gollub

Photoconductivity of self-assembled nanotapes made from meso-tri(4-sulfonatophenyl)monophenylporphine, Andrew L. Yeats, Alexander D. Schwab, Brittany Massare, and Walter Fox Smith

Learning, Concept Formation, and Conceptual Change, Esther Zirbel

Teaching to Promote Understanding and Instigate Conceptual Change, Esther Zirbel

Learning to Think about Gravity; Paper II: “Aristotle to Einstein”, Esther Zirbel, C. K. Kavanagh, and C. Sneider

Submissions from 2007

Polymer Drop Breakup in Microchannels, P. E. Arratia, Jerry P. Gollub, and D. J. Durian

Comparing flow thresholds and dynamics for oscillating and inclined granular layers, S. Aumaitre, C. Puls, J. N. McElwaine, and Jerry P. Gollub


Deep Searches for Radio Pulsations and Bursts from Four Southern Anomalous X-ray Pulsars, Fronefield Crawford


Flux Densities and Radio Polarization Characteristics of Two Vela-like Pulsars, Fronefield Crawford

Nonlinear dynamics in combinatorial games: Renormalizing Chomp, E. J. Friedman and Adam Landsberg

Scaling, Renormalization, and Universality in Combinatorial Games, E. J. Friedman and Adam Landsberg


An Improved Model for the Formation Times of Dark Matter Haloes, C. Giocoli, Jorge Moreno, R. Sheth, and G. Tormen


Windows and credit in irreversibility - Reply, Jerry P. Gollub and David Pine

Telescope search for decaying relic axions, Daniel Grin, Giovanni Covone, Jean-Paul Kneib, and Marc Kamionkowski

Energy Distribution of a Charged Black Hole with a Minimally Coupled Scalar Field, Paul Halpern

Klein, Einstein and Five-Dimensional Unification, Paul Halpern

What’s Science Ever Done for Us? What the Simpsons Can Teach Us About Physics, Paul Halpern

Art or Data?, Suzanne Amador Kane and Amy Slaton

A Bright Millisecond Radio Burst of Extragalactic Origin, D. R. Lorimer, M. Bailes, M. A. McLaughlin, D. J. Narkevic, and Fronefield Crawford

A Characterization of Global Entanglement, Peter John Love, A. M. van den Brink, A. Y. Smirnov, and M. H. S. Amin


Curvature fields, topology, and the dynamics of spatiotemporal chaos, Nicholas T. Ouellette and Jerry P. Gollub

Organic Electronics: Self Assembly is Ready to Roll, Walter Fox Smith

Submissions from 2006


Predicting the progress of diffusively limited chemical reactions in the presence of chaotic advection, P. E. Arratia and Jerry P. Gollub


Elastic instabilities of polymer solutions in cross-channel flow, P. E. Arratia, C. C. Thomas, J. Diorio, and Jerry P. Gollub


A Survey of 56 Midlatitude EGRET Error Boxes for Radio Pulsars, Fronefield Crawford

Patterns and Chaotic Dynamics in Faraday Surface Waves, Jerry P. Gollub

Research in Fluid Dynamics: Meeting National Needs, a report of the U.S. National Committee on theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Jerry P. Gollub


Microscopic Irreversibility and Chaos, Jerry P. Gollub and David Pine


Four-Qubit Device with Mixed Couplings, M. Grajcar, A. Izmalkov, S. H. W. van der Ploeg, and Peter John Love

Energy Distribution of Black Plane Solutions, Paul Halpern

Energy of the Taub Cosmological Solution, Paul Halpern

Brave New Universe: Illuminating the Darkest Secrets of the Cosmos, Paul Halpern and Paul Wesson


Hunting for Jobs at Liberal Arts Colleges, Suzanne Amador Kane and Kenneth Laws


The Parkes Multibeam Pulsar Survey: VI. Discovery and Timing of 142 Pulsars and a Galactic Population Analysis, D. R. Lorimer, A. J. Faulkner, A. G. Lyne, R. N. Manchester, and Fronefield Crawford


Arecibo Pulsar Survey Using ALFA. II. The Young, Highly Relativistic Binary Pulsar J1906+0746, D. R. Lorimer, I. H. Stairs, P. C. C. Freire, J. M. Cordes, and Fronefield Crawford

Type-II Quantum Algorithms, Peter John Love and Bruce M. Boghosian


Discovery of 14 Radio Pulsars in a Survey of the Magellanic Clouds, R. N. Manchester, G. Fan, A. G. Lyne, V. M. Kaspi, and Fronefield Crawford

Arecibo and the ALFA Pulsar Survey, J van Leeuwen, J. M. Cordes, D. R. Lorimer, P. C. C. Freire, and Fronefield Crawford

A Different Method of Teaching Physics – Example: Gravity, Esther Zirbel

Depth versus Breadth, Esther Zirbel

Submissions from 2005

Statistics of stretching fields in experimental fluid flows exhibiting chaotic advection, P. E. Arratia and Jerry P. Gollub


Stretching and mixing of non-Newtonian fluids in time-periodic flows, P. E. Arratia, Greg A. Voth, and Jerry P. Gollub

Simulated Quantum Computation of Molecular Energies, Alan Aspuru-Guzik, Anthony Dutoi, Peter John Love, and Martin Head-Gordon

A Search for Radio Emission from the Young 16-ms Pulsar PSR J0537-6910, Fronefield Crawford


Reflections on Teaching: Learning from Students, Jerry P. Gollub

Peter Bergmann: The Education of a Physicist, Paul Halpern

The Great Beyond: Higher Dimensions, Parallel Universes and the Extraordinary Search for a Theory of Everything, Paul Halpern

Simulating the Physics of Realistic Satellite Orbits in the Undergraduate Classroom, D. J. Knipp, E. T. Patterson, J. H. Head, T. A. Summers, A. Franz, and Esther Zirbel

From Dirac to Diffusion: Decoherence in Quantum Lattice Gases, Peter John Love and Bruce M. Boghosian

Chaos and threshold for irreversibility in sheared suspensions, D. J. Pine, Jerry P. Gollub, J. F. Brady, and A. M. Leshansky

Quantitative atomic force microscopy image analysis of unusual filaments formed by the Acanthamoeba castellanii myosin II rod domain, Daniel J. Rigotti, Bashkim Kokona, Theresa Horne '03, Karl A. Johnson, Robert S. Manning, Suzanne Amador Kane, Walter Fox Smith, and Robert Fairman

Granular packings sheared in an annular channel: Flow localization and grain size dependence, J. C. Tsai and Jerry P. Gollub


A chiral granular gas, J. C. Tsai, Fangfu Ye, Juan Rodriguez, and Jerry P. Gollub

Toward the development of peptide nanofilaments and nanoropes as smart materials, D. E. Wagner, C. L. Phillips, W. M. Ali, and Walter Fox Smith

Framework for Conceptual Change in Cosmos in the Classroom, Esther Zirbel

Submissions from 2004

Entropic Lattice-Boltzmann Model for Burgers Equation, Bruce M. Boghosian, Peter John Love, and Jeffrey Yepez

Galilean Invariant Multi-Speed Entropic Lattice-Boltzmann Models, Bruce M. Boghosian, Peter John Love, and Jeffrey Yepez

Tailored Optical Landscapes for Biological and Colloidal Sciences Proceedings, K. Dholakia, M. P. MacDonald, and Gabriel C. Spalding

Optical Trapping and Optical Micromanipulation Proceedings, K. Dholakia and Gabriel C. Spalding


The Behavior of Coupled Automata, R. Gaan, J. Venable, E. J. Friedman, and Adam Landsberg

Faraway Worlds: Planets Beyond Our Solar System, Paul Halpern

Nordström, Ehrenfest and the Role of Dimensionality in Physics, Paul Halpern

The Parkes Multibeam Pulsar Survey - IV. Discovery of 180 Pulsars and Parameters for 281 Previously Known Pulsars, G. Hobbs, A. Faulkner, I. H. Stairs, F. Camilo, and Fronefield Crawford

Review of Christof Teuscher's "The Legacy of Alan Turing: Alan Turing: Life and Legacy of a Great Thinker", Peter J. Love

On the Dependence of the Navier Stokes Equations on the Distribution of Molecular Velocities, Peter John Love and Bruce M. Boghosian

Quaternionic Madelung Transformation and Non-Abelian Fluid Dynamics, Peter John Love and Bruce M. Boghosian

Lattice-Gas Simulations of Dynamical Geometry in One-Dimension, Peter John Love, Bruce M. Boghosian, and David A. Meyer

Cell Cytometry with a Light Touch: sorting microscopic matter with an optical lattice, M. P. MacDonald, S. Neale, A. Richies, K. Dholakia, and Gabriel C. Spalding

All-Optical Sorting, M. P. MacDonald, Gabriel C. Spalding, and K. Dholakia

PSR J2021+3651: A New Gamma-Ray Pulsar Candidate, M. S. E. Roberts, J. W. T. Hessels, S. M. Ransom, V. M. Kaspi, and Fronefield Crawford

Photoconductivity of self-assembled porphyrin nanorods, A. D. Schwab, D. E. Smith, B. Bond-Watts, and Walter Fox Smith

Structures and chaotic fluctuations of granular clusters in a vibrated fluid layer, C. C. Thomas and Jerry P. Gollub

Slowly sheared dense granular flows: Crystallization and nonunique final states, J. C. Tsai and Jerry P. Gollub


Pulsar Birthrates from the Parkes Multibeam Survey, N. Vranesevic, R. N. Manchester, D. R. Lorimer, G. B. Hobbs, and Fronefield Crawford

Defect-free Optically Assisted Assembly of Polystyrene Spheres, G. Wang, J. B. Ketterson, and Gabriel C. Spalding

Framework for Conceptual Change, Esther Zirbel

Using Historical Misconceptions to Explain Physics Concepts, Esther Zirbel


Bringing Professional Research Experiences into the Class Room, Esther Zirbel, Delores J. Knipp, and Charles J. Myette

Making Connections between Concepts, Formulae, Programming, and Graphs”,, Esther Zirbel, Delores J. Knipp, Evelyn Patterson, Debora Scherrer, and Charles J. Myette

Satellite Orbital Drag, Esther Zirbel, Delores Knipp, and Charles Myette

Submissions from 2003

Galilean Invariant Lattice-Boltzmann Models with H-Theorem, Bruce M. Boghosian, Peter John Love, Peter V. Coveney, and Illya V. Karlin


A Comparison of Measured Crab and Vela Glitch Healing Parameters with Predictions of Neutron Star Models, Fronefield Crawford


Radio Polarization of the Young High-Magnetic-Field Pulsar PSR J1119-6127, Fronefield Crawford


A Search for the Radio Counterpart of the Unidentified Gamma-ray Source 3EG J1410-6147, M. Doherty, S. Johnston, A. J. Green, M. S. E. Roberts, and Fronefield Crawford

The Emergence of Temporal Correlations in a Study of Global Economic Interdependence, E. J. Friedman, S. Johnson, and Adam Landsberg


Continuum mechanics in physics education, Jerry P. Gollub


Discrete and continuum descriptions of matter, Jerry P. Gollub

Evolutionary Algorithms on a Self-Organized, Dynamic Lattice, Paul Halpern

The Cyclical Serpent: Prospects for an Ever-Repeating Universe, Paul Halpern

The Mixmaster Universe in Five Dimensions, Paul Halpern

The Quest for Alien Planets: Exploring Worlds Outside the Solar System, Paul Halpern

Course Innovations for Space Science Curriculum, L. P. Johnson, Shermane A. Austin, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Esther Zirbel